#11942 Clinical Resource Nurse - Pediatric High Dependency

Professional Connections (Profco)

Saudi Arabia

Ref: RP057-233

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Nursing and Midwifery

HDU/Step Down


Salary min
On Application SAR

Salary max
On Application SAR

To apply for a post through Professional Connections at this hospital you should hold a European, North American, Australian or New Zealand passport as we are contracted by our client hospital to source from these territories only.

Join the most prestigious organisation in The Middle East.

Our client hospital which has a 2000 bed capacity, is based in the Central Region of Saudi Arabia. The facility includes the largest dedicated Children's Hospital in the Middle East which opened in June 2015. A state-of-the art developments such as Cardiac and Liver Center; Emergency Care and Trauma Center continues to be the best Trauma Care Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is ranked as the 4th Emergency Care Center outside the United States of America, to provide (PHTLS) Pre-Hospital Trauma and Life Support program. Dental, Ambulatory (Outpatient) Care, Long Term Care/ Rehabilitation, Other adult and pediatric services provided include: Surgical and Medical wards, Oncology. Obstetrics and Gynecology (Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Antenatal and Post Partum wards); Oncology, Neonatal ICU, Operating Rooms, Ambulatory Care Center, Home Health Care Program, VIP Wards, Royal Suite, College of Medicine and Nursing College.

UNIT NAME: Pediatric High Dependency Unit 69
Patient Population:
Paediatric - 0 to 14 years
Mixed Gender

Hours of Operation:24 hours / 7 days per week
# of Beds: 24 Beds

Registered Nurses
Patient Care Educators
Unit Assistant / Interpreters
Patient Care Technician
Play Therapist

All pediatric patients with acute, unstable surgical or medical conditions requiring intermediate level of care between PICU and general wards.

Patient who's condition require hourly / two hourly physiological monitoring
24-hour cardiac monitoring
Continuous IV medication infusions
Moderate Sedation -for Lumber puncture, skin and muscle biopsy
Assisting with insertion and management and management of chest tube
Continuous Nebulization
PCA and Morphine Infusions
IV Fluids Resuscitations
Airways management including CPAP

* Generous Tax Free Salary. Each case individually negotiated. Calculated for years of experience and for post graduate education.
* One year renewable contract. If you renew for a second year you will receive one month salary as a recontracting bonus.
* Holidays: 61 days paid leave per year. (Annual leave and public holidays).
* Return flight to your nearest international airport (Point of Hire) at beginning and end of contract.
* Midyear ticket to your point of hire.
* Free fully furnished western accommodation. See our web site for some examples of the housing
* Free healthcare.
* Recreation centres at all hospitals free of charge.
* Free utilities. Cable TV available with up to 250 channels.
* High speed internet.

Registered Nurse with a current Nursinglicense - E
Diploma in Nursing (Western standard)-E
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (Western standard) - P
Three (3) years current clinical experience in specific area - E
Previous experience in a teaching role - P
Specific Certification as required in area of assignment - E
English Language Skills: Level I - E
Computer Skills: Proficient - E

About the Company

Professional Connections International Healthcare Recruitment Agency

Professional Connections, often referred to as Profco, is an international healthcare recruitment specialist. Profco is working to help placing credentialed nurses, doctors and allied health professionals in exciting opportunities with leading hospitals around the world. International assignments are a great way for nurses and other healthcare professionals to broaden their experience and to see how healthcare is delivered in other countries, while at the same time enhancing their career prospects as they gain experience in different parts of the world.

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Nurse salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 6,500

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